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"Chad Cameron" <NOTchad483@hotmail.com> wrote in message
> For some reason, Windows Update seemed to work, just cannot connect to the
> internet. I am unable to see if email would work because my email is web
> based (hotmail). Live Desktop doesn't work.
> "Chad Cameron" <NOTchad483@hotmail.com> wrote in message
>> Hi All,
>> I see tons of problems in this NG but they all seem to be Norton related.
>> So, I am a little different.
>> I just installed a Linksys WRT300N router. I have a wired XP desktop
>> computer and a wireless Vista Laptop. I set it up last night and
>> everything worked. I turned off the 2 computers and this morning I don't
>> have internet on the laptop.
>> I can ping both computers from each other and the XP desktop connects
>> with no problems. Vista has an 'X' between the router and the internet
>> on the network settings page. When I diagonse the problem, it says that
>> there is a problem, but Vista cannot fix it.
>> It says Local Only, IPv6 is limited.
>> I have unplugged everything. Turned on the modem, then router, then
>> computers. I have reset the adapters. There are no other routers in the
>> Any ideas?
>> It worked before I turned it off.